The Art of Rome and Lisbon

Walking through museums in unfamiliar cities and countries can give you a glimpse into its history and culture. I visited a different museum almost everyday when I was in Rome and Lisbon and yet there were so many that I didn't see. Museums are where I spent most of my time, but I don't feel [...]

The First 36 Hours Are the Hardest

Before I begin this post, I want to say my trip to Europe went very well and I had a great time.  It is an experience that I am still comprehending.  I have so many great memories and so many photos.  But I feel the need to start at the very beginning, even though the [...]

A Peek Into the Past at the Rome Observatory

Since I have began planning my trip to Rome, I have spent countless hours staring at maps of the city discovering one site after another.  One particular point surrounded in green leaped out at me: the Rome Observatory and the Astronomical and Copernican Museum.  Beginning in childhood, I have been insatiably intrigued by space and [...]